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Senior Manager, Corporate Finance

Date: Oct 13, 2019

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.
The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%.  But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.
We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:


  • Develop and manage company financial model to track, monitor, and support debt issuances, debt services, covenant compliance and capital structure management   
  • Lead execution of debt issuance and credit facilities, evaluate existing and alternative financing arrangements.
  • Maintain strong relationships with banks, and other external financing agencies.
  • Own reporting of the balance sheet including debt portfolio, debt compliance process, and SEC related reporting.
  • Analyze the company's interest rate and other financial risk exposures and recommend hedging strategies to mitigate.
  • Serve as Treasury lead in M&A transactions, coordinate due diligence and integration.
  • Work closely with VP Treasury and Treasury Director in preparing executive level presentations & reports, build/mange treasury analytics dashboards.
  • Lead internal strategic and operational treasury initiatives,
  • Engage with the broader FP&A, Accounting, and Internal Audit community by supporting quarterly reviews and forecasting processes

Key Functional Skills/Knowledge:

  • Demonstrated understanding of general corporate finance, valuation and accounting subject matter
  • Relevant project management experience involving internal / external parties with defined timelines
  • Excellent and proactive communication abilities (both written and oral)
  • Deep financial modeling experience and capabilities
  • Advanced experience with and knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Strong attention to accuracy and detail
  • Ability to work effectively on a dynamic team in a fast-paced environment
  • Organizational skills and creative problem solving abilities
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and to take initiative



  • 7-10 years’ prior work experience in Finance (FP&A + Investment Banking/Consulting/Big4)
  • Experience and understanding of debt instruments (term loan, convertibles, commercial paper), investment products, foreign exchange and derivative contracts.
  • Prior experience with M&A transactions strongly preferred
  • Prior experience in financial services preferred
  • Superior analytical skills, creativity in problem solving, research capabilities, and attention to detail
  • Superior communication skills, both written and verbal, as well as the ability to develop concise and effective communications tailored to specific audiences
  • Strong and demonstrated teaming skills, especially in cross-functional teams
  • Comfort in a dynamic and fast-moving work environment


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years of people management experience
  • Advanced degree preferred
  • OR equivalent combination of education and years of related experience



Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

SunPower Supports EEO

Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation
SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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